February 13, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Buckeye Council now complete

BUCKEYE LAKE - Village Council members, during a special council meeting Jan. More...

News

Union Township hosting Gypsy Moth treatment open house Feb. 16

REYNOLDSBURG – Areas across Ohio are slated to receive gypsy moth aerial treatments by the Ohio Department of Agriculture in early spring to slow the spread of the destructive insect. More...

Registration deadline for primary election is Feb. 16

COLUMBUS - Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted reminds voters that the deadline to register to vote in the March 15, 2016 Presidential Primary Election is Tuesday, February 16. Register to Vote/Update Your Address More...

Dodd seeking reelection

HEBRON - Board Member Stephanie Dodd has announced her candidacy for re-election to Ohio’s State Board of Education, representing the 9th District. More...

Obituaries

Pauline Kay Ours

A funeral service, celebrating the life of Pauline Kay Ours, 92, of Hebron, will be held at 11:00 a.m. More...

Joan M. Stambaugh

Joan M. Stambaugh, age 89 of Worthington, died on February 4, 2016. She was born on January 26, 1927, in Baltimore, to the late Herman and Anna Snider. Joan graduated from Capital University. She was a school teacher at Liberty Union. More...

Timothy S. Stevens

Timothy S. Stevens, 60 of Pataskala passed away February 1, 2016, at Mt. Carmel St. Ann’s Hospital, Columbus. Tim was born September 19, 1955, in Newark to the late Donald L. Stevens and E. Janice (Castle) Dean, who survives. More...

Walnut Township third graders lead the county on reading test

MILLERSPORT – Elementary school principal Kim Yenni had some very good news for school board members Monday night. More...

ODNR sets February job fairs

COLUMBUS – Looking for seasonal employment and love working outdoors? Attend one of two job fairs being held at multiple sites across the state by the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) on Saturday, Feb. 13, and Saturday, Feb. More...

Dam project won’t affect property tax bills this year, if ever

LANCASTER – Walnut Township and Millersport area property owners are experiencing shocker shock as they open their property tax bills. More...

Editorials & Letters

Letters to the Editor

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Beacon thanked for coverage

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Schools

Liberty Union High School names honor students

BALTIMOR – Liberty Union High School recently announced its honor students for the secons nine-week grading period. Distinguished Honor RollAll A’s More...

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of February 15. Lakewood Local Schools Monday: No School - President’s Day. Tuesday: #1 Lancer chicken bowl; #2 Salisbury steak, dinner roll, mashed potatoes, and fruit. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake More...